Kia Cerato vs Nissan Leaf Comparison

    Kia Cerato

    Nissan Leaf

    2024 Kia
    Cerato
    vs
    2024 Nissan
    Leaf
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
    0.0
    7.5
    7.8
    0.0
    Based on the Kia Cerato S SAFETY PACK
    Based on the Nissan Leaf
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Fuel Efficiency
    50L
    340 to 370 km
    NA
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    7 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $27,060 - $36,860
    $50,990 - $61,490
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    CarExpert's Take

    Mike Costello
    Senior Contributor
    Mike Costello drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Seven-year warranty
    • Ample metal for the money
    • Unexpectedly agile handling adds some interest
    Misses
    • Tyre roar evident on highways
    • Four-star ANCAP rating unless fitted with option pack
    • Smaller touchscreen than other grades
    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Increased range makes it a more capable all-rounder
    • Impressively comfortable and refined
    • Strong, linear power delivery
    Misses
    • Driver's seat position isn't great, nor is the lack of steering reach adjustment
    • Some dated cabin elements
    • Priced very close to newer, more advanced rivals with longer range

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Premium Paint (+$520)
    • Premium Paint (+$650)
    • Two-tone Paint (+$1,090)

    Colours Available

    The Cerato range is available in nine finishes:

    • Clear White
    • Snow White Pearl*
    • Mineral Blue*
    • Silky Silver*
    • Horizon Blue*
    • Steel Grey*
    • Runway Red*
    • Platinum Graphite*
    • Aurora Black*

    *Premium paint adds $520

    Specs

    Type
    MULTI POINT F/INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJELECTRIC
    Size (cc)
    1591 - 1999-
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.6L0.0
    Induction
    INLINE 4, TURBO 4NOT APPLICABLE
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAMNOT APPLICABLE
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    16-
    Power
    112kW - 150kW110kW - 160kW
    Power RPM
    6000 - 6200-
    Torque
    192Nm - 265Nm320Nm - 340Nm
    Torque RPM
    1500 - 4000-
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10 - 10.3-

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